— Sharmane’s life changed forever when she was awarded the Australia Awards Scholarship.
Hard work definitely paid off for Filipino student Sharmane Coquilla. With the highly-prestigious Australia Awards Scholarship in hand, Sharmane packed her bags, said goodbye to her family, and moved to Australia in 2015. She is currently in her second year, studying a Master of Architecture at the Deakin University Geelong Waterfront campus.
Can’t get enough of Sharmane? Learn more about her story on the Deakin Navigator blog.